Any restrictions on painting exterior door in the cold?

inna0410December 7, 2006

I got my beautiful Pella primed steel door. I am in NYC, and the temperature outside is 30-45F. It just occured to me that maybe I will be unable to paint it because of the cold weather. Can anybody advise me on this? Thank you!

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mightyanvil

It should be explained on the label but few paints can be applied in such cold weather.

    Bookmark   December 7, 2006 at 11:51PM
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sharon_sd

If the door isn't yet installed, you could paint it inside, let it cure for a few days, and then install.

Don't try painting outside until spring.

    Bookmark   December 8, 2006 at 6:30AM
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